Becoming a Poll Manager

Poll Manager


The Registration and Elections Commission for York County is seeking citizens interested in working at the polls. Persons working at the polls/precincts in South Carolina are officially called Poll Managers. Their job duties are:
  • Process voters on election day
  • Issue ballots to voters
  • Assist voters with their questions
  • Ensure elections are conducted according to South Carolina Election Laws

Training & Certification


Poll Managers in York County are required to attend training classes, consisting of six hours of classroom instruction prior to working at the polls. After you become certified, you will be given an opportunity to work side by side with a very elite group of citizens from our area. Working at the polls is an excellent way to meet new people and provide a service to your community.

Let us know you are interested, complete the Becoming a Poll Manager survey. You will receive information when our next Poll Manager Training Class begins.

For additional information about becoming a Poll Manager, call the Registration and Election Offices at 803-684-1242 or 803-909-7194 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. from Monday through Friday.

Polling Location Survey


We are collecting contact information for all the current and possibly potential polling locations for York County. This information will be used by our office to send updates and election event notifications to the facilities that are used as polling locations, please complete the Becoming a Poll Manager Survey.